Recent content by AVI

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    Muscle Twitching

    Hi Deano! Nice to know that I'm not the only "twitcher" body twitches as well. My arms twitch (left and right), my head at times twitches to the right, and sometimes my legs even twitch (or jerk). I started keeping track of my twitches on my cell phone, noting the body part, date and...
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    Exercise? It hurts too much! But maybe not. Many hospitals and Y's have a warm water pool for aquatic therapy or aquatic exercise class.

    Hi NY Farmwife. I concur--Aquatic Therapy in warm water is much easier on the joints and muscles, for fibro :) . During my last aquatic therapy session, the physical therapist conducted a pre-assessment on me, before I got in the pool and tugged and pulled on my legs, turned my body from left...
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    Living hell

    Good Morning Dolphindora, I'm new to the FM forum and am glad I found's nice to know that I'm not alone and can vent, share or gain wisdom/knowledge on how to deal with and manage the pain. I can relate to what you're going through. I was healthy and vibrant and enjoyed being active...
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    Loss of appetite

    Hi Janny, I an newly diagnosed with fibromyalgia (March 2021). I too have had a significant loss of appetite, and like you if I didn't have my daughter I probably would not eat at all. I also have insomnia and on average get about 3 hours of sleep a night.